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Old 01-13-2014, 08:16 PM
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I am planing on buying a 2001 Dodge Ram 2500 and would like anyone's reviews on this truck.
About the truck:
5.9L V8
4x4
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130k+ miles on it
All stock except radiator
Tow package upgrade
Side Steps and tool box come with
4 owners (1 being a dealer)
3 minor accidents (biggest one resulted in new passenger door)
Well maintained on oil changes and basic maintenance
Asking price is $4,000


I am mainly looking for any issues you might have had with this model or one similar. I am pretty set on this truck so don't worry about me changing my mind, as it is already a better option than my Grand Cherokee (which I have put over $3,500 into since purchase 2 years ago) and I need something to haul my horses on occasion.
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Hello and welcome to the forum.... We are glad to have you here........If there is anything that we can do to assist you please ask......

Sorry I don't have an answer for you however one of our talented members will chime in.....By the sounds of it you already have your mind made up.....I would just do my homework and take it to another mechanic for a second opinion......With that being said good luck and please let us know how you make out.......

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